Posted on December 3, 2016 by Daniel Kochis / William Kabel
Austria Goes to the Polls
On Dec. 4, Austria will have its presidential election.
After problems ranging from election annulment to faulty glue...…
Posted on December 2, 2016 by Soo Jin Hwang / Olivia Enos
Has North Korea Reopened an Old Prison Camp?
Recent satellite images reveal that a North Korean political prison camp, former Camp 18, may have been reopened.
Posted on December 2, 2016 by William T. Wilson
Is the Chinese Economy Hitting Stagnation?
For roughly three decades, the Chinese economy registered a staggering annual growth rate in the vicinity of 10 percent....…
Issue Brief posted December 2, 2016
Cyber Attacks on U.S. Companies in 2016
This Issue Brief is a continuation of a series of papers on cyber attacks against U.S. companies since 2014 and 2015. While the means of cyber attacks vary, the pattern of targets has been relatively consistent. Large databases, as well as point-of-sale systems, continue to be targeted for financial gain. Hackers with possible ties to nation-states continue to…